Basketball Tournament

Basketball Tournament Rules:

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Basketball Tournament (3V3) $10 Per Person 4 player max per team. Three divisions: Junior High, High School, Adults.

1. Teams will shoot for ball at the start of each game.

2. Each game will be to 21 points or 15 minutes long. The team must win by only one point.

3. Teams score by either regular two-point baskets, or by three-point shots taken from

 outside the three-point arc.

4. After a basket has been scored or a foul called, a player must put the ball in play from

a line past the three-point line above the foul key.

5. All held balls will be put into play behind the three-point line with possession given

alternately to each team.

6. On defensive rebounds or steals, players must return the ball by dribble or pass

across the three point line before a basket may be attempted. Once across the line,

they do not have to pass the ball before shooting. The ball must be cleared even on air balls.

7. After a basket, the team scored upon will put the ball in play. No make it, take it.

8. Fouls will be called by the players.

9. Substitutions may be made after a basket or an out of bounds play.

10. Each team is only allowed one 30-second timeout under the last minute of play.

11. If the game ends in a tie after regulation time there will be a one minute overtime period.

Possession will be determined by shooting for the ball.

12. Ties at the end of any overtime period will result in successive one-minute periods until the

tie has been broken, with possession alternating each overtime period.

13. Unsportsmanlike conduct will not be tolerated. Players will be subject to removal from the

tournament at the discretion of the tournament director or referees.